Watch: 3 Ways to Pack the Perfect Gym Bag

These easy tips make hitting the gym a breeze.

Finding energy to hit the gym can be a challenge, but one thing that isn't? Packing the perfect gym bag. Mom.Me shared three easy hacks in their latest YouTube video to help overcome common hurdles.

1. Upgrade Your Water Bottle

First, throw a water bottle in your bag to stay hydrated on-the-go. To make sure you're drinking enough water, write different time intervals on pieces of tape and stick them on your bottle. This way you'll have a reminder to take a sip every couple of hours.

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2. Make Your Own Dry Shampoo

If you're too rushed to shower at the gym, make your own dry shampoo using cornstarch, cocoa powder, and lavender oil. Simply put everything in a small container and shake for a quick hair fix. It might sound like a weird combo, but it works.

3. Say Goodbye to Stinky Shoes

Eliminate stinky shoe woes by placing tea bags in your sneakers to absorb wetness and odor. Cover the soles with a shower cap to keep everything else in your bag nice and clean.

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Want to check out the tips for yourself? Watch the video below.

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